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Oregon AG Girding to Protect Abortion Rights
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon's attorney general says she has staffers strategizing how to fight back if the federal government tries to withhold funds to force compliance with conservative policies, like on abortion.
Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum told The Associated Press this week that if…
Lab Workers Sue to Keep Their Names From Anti-abortion Group
SEATTLE (AP) — Researchers and employees for a University of Washington lab that uses tissues obtained from abortions and other procedures have filed a lawsuit to prevent their names from being released to anti-abortion activists.
The Seattle Times reports employees at the Birth Defects Research Cent…
Washington State Lawmaker Asks Teens About Their Virginity
 
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A Washington state lawmaker has apologized after asking a group of teenagers about their virginity during a meeting.
The Seattle Times reported Monday that Republican Rep. Mary Dye, of Pomeroy in rural southeastern Washington, was meeting with about six high school students fro…
Percentage of Chlamydia Cases Grows in Yakima County
The percentage of people with Chlamydia in Yakima County continues to grow. And our news partner KIMA Action News reports if you haven't been screened for STDs you probably should.
Two years ago, Yakima County's Chlamydia rate was not only higher than the state average, but it was the …